Top 15 Airbnb Charleston South Carolina for 2019 [With Photos]

Take a trip to Charleston, South Carolina, and experience the unique charm this city has to offer. Its antebellum architecture combined with the surrounding plantation landscapes will certainly give you a strong feeling of time travelling through USA history. You can experience all that and more, by staying in one of the best Airbnb Charleston homes that will show you the meaning of the phrase ‘southern hospitality’.

Take a trip to South Carolina and experience this historical area where top Airbnb Charleston homes are preparing a warm welcome for their next guest!
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Why Should You Rent Airbnb Charleston?

The real question is why not? If you want to experience the true South, you will need to walk in the shoes of the locals. And no better way to do it than by booking a stay in their homes. Just by spending a couple of days in any of these perfect vacation rentals, you will get a better understanding of these welcoming southerners.

That is why we have made a list of the best rated and most wanted Airbnb Charleston homes, that will help you decide on where you want to spend your vacation days. The hardest part will be to pick just one since all of these Airbnbs in Charleston will leave a lasting impression.

Spacious 3 Bedroom Southern Home – About $125.00

Airbnb Charleston Spacious 3 Bedroom
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Your vacation in this Airbnb Charleston will leave you speechless. The friendly superhost will leave a “things to do” brochure for you to use as a travel guide, so you can start your adventure around the Charleston area from the moment you arrive.

3 bedrooms equipped with 2 queen beds, 2 twin beds, and 1 sleeper sofa will be enough for you and 7 other people from your travelling party. You will be welcomed with clean towels, but also complimentary detergent for washer/dryer. In the kitchen area, you will find all the much-needed appliances for making your favourite meals.

8 guests | 3 bedrooms | 4 beds | 1 bath

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Cottage Under the Oaks – About $72.00

Airbnb Charleston Cottage Under the Oaks
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Make your stay memorable by booking this modern Airbnb Charleston SC James Island home. Whether you are travelling on business or pleasure, the guesthouse will be more than enough for you and one other person.

Secluded under the oak trees, this studio features a living space, a fully equipped kitchen, and one bathroom. The living room sofa folds into a full-size bed. The big french door will keep the space full of light. Moreover, you can always relax by watching cable TV, HBO and Apple TV. In addition, you will have your own parking space in the driveway which is shared with the main house.

2 guests | Studio | 1 bed | 1 bath

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4beds3fullbath1900sqft4TV,w/balcony,parking – About $128.00

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For people travelling in large groups, this is one of the best Airbnb Charleston SC downtown homes to book. Located in the near vicinity of downtown and the airport. You can bring as much as 9 friends with you into this amazing lodging. Featuring 4 bedrooms with 5 beds and 3 bathrooms, this house will be spacious enough for everyone.

The host has made sure that you are comfortable and cozy throughout your entire stay, so get ready to have the best sleep of your life in any of the king or queen beds that you will find in the bedrooms. Also, 4 huge TVs with Netflix, Hulu, HBO, and cable TV are at your complete disposal.

10 guests | 4 bedrooms | 5 beds | 3 baths

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Avondalelite! Great location to all of the area – About $89.00

Airbnb Charleston Avondalelite
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Right in the heart of the Avondale area, you will find one of the best vacation rentals in Charleston SC. This amazing Airbnb Charleston historic district home is located just 5 minutes away from downtown but also close to great shops, restaurants, and bars.

If you are planning on bringing your furry friends along, all you have to do is contact the host and let him know. There will be a minor non-refundable deposit, but it is nothing compared to the vacation you can enjoy by having your pet around in this Airbnb Charleston pet-friendly house. Featuring 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms in 1,600 sq feet, this house will be suitable for up to 6 guests.

6 guests | 3 bedrooms | 4 beds | 2 baths

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Charming stay at the Urban Nirvana! – About $80.00

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So you have decided to travel with 7 other people, and you are looking for a peaceful and comfortable house? If that is the case then this is one of the best places to stay while you are in Charleston. This comfy and relaxing getaway is suitable for friends, families or business travellers. Recently renovated, this 1,400 sq feet Airbnb Charleston home can be a calm resort for anyone.

Ideal for anyone looking for peace and tranquillity. The host has created a true zen oasis by adding details such as candles, sage, freshly cut grass, rose bushes and two giant pine trees.

8 guests | 3 bedrooms | 3 beds | 2 baths

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Sweet Caroline – About $75.00

Airbnb Charleston Sweet Caroline
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If you prefer to avoid the noise and the crowd of the downtown, you should opt for this cozy Airbnb Charleston home. Located just 20-minutes away from the Charleston airport this ranch-style house can be your “home away from home”. Although it is located in North Charleston, all the important attraction will be just a drive away, and within stone’s throw are Charleston Southern University, Trident Hospital, and Wannamaker Park.

By booking this house you will have access to 3 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, a stocked kitchen, linen beddings, clean towels, smart TV and more. Even though the garage is not for guests to use, there are two available parking spots in the driveway.

8 guests | 3 bedrooms | 3 beds | 2 baths

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Airbnb Charleston JACKPOT
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Located within downtown Park Circle, an Airbnb Charleston SC pet-friendly home is waiting for friends, families or business travellers. Ideal for people looking for a base to explore this city further, since it is located 20 minutes by car from both downtown and the beaches, and 10 minutes from the Convention Centre and the airport.

If you are looking for style and functionality, then this is the house for you – granite counter tops in the kitchen, hardwood floors, and fenced backyard with a hammock. You are more than welcome to bring your pets, but it is advisable to contact the host first. Families with children are also welcome, and the host will even provide you with pack’n’play if needed. Rest assured that the ultimate comfort is waiting for you in this house since 2 out of 3 bedrooms have king-sized beds.

8 guests | 3 bedrooms | 5 beds | 2.5 baths

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Relax at a Cozy Home Between the Best Beaches and Downtown – About $106.00

Airbnb Charleston Cozy home
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Just one look at photos of this gorgeous home and you will see why most of its guest think of it as the best Airbnb in Charleston. Grab your clothes and your travel guide, because everything else will be provided for you in this perfect vacation rental. The downside of this house is that at one point you will have to leave it.

Classy white interior, with a fireplace, the cozy living area with classical art, spacious fully equipped kitchen, and comfortable bedrooms with beautiful views will make your stay magical. Perfectly located between beaches and downtown, this house will be a joy to return to after a day of outdoor activities in the Charleston area.

8 guests | 4 bedrooms | 5 beds | 2.5 baths

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Beach+Downtown ★Walkable Old Village Luxury Style – About $75.00

Airbnb Charleston BeachDowntown
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Situated in Mount Pleasant, this Airbnb Charleston is just 3 minutes from downtown and Sullivan’s Island Beach. A perfect resort for a group of 6 people who cherish their privacy and time off. Although it is only a few steps away from the Old Village, the Marina, many coffee shops, restaurants, and grocery stores, this house will give you the tranquillity after a long day of shopping.

You will be welcomed with all the amenities you might think of. So pack light, since everything from stainless steel appliances, 4K Ultra LED Smart TV, to queen-sized beds and Netflix is already in this house. When you want to chill and gather your thoughts, you can do so in the private backyard under the tree canopy. Also, the host provides parking in the driveway for 3-4 cars.

6 guests | 2 bedrooms | 4 beds | 1 bath

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Entire 3BD/2.5BA luxury home 2 blocks from King St – About $91.80

Airbnb Charleston Entire 3BD
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Anyone travelling in a group of 9 people will find this luxurious Airbnb Charleston King Street home truly delightful. Just 2 blocks away from the Upper King Street, this old Charleston-style house offers you 3 bedrooms and 2,5 bathrooms.

In this perfect vacation rental, you will have enough space for everyone and you won’t feel cramped. Moreover, you will have access to all the amenities you might need to have a relaxed and memorable vacation. When you need to give yourself some space from the rest of your group you can always go out on the porch since there is one on each floor.

9 guests | 3 bedrooms | 5 beds | 2.5 baths

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Licensed Renovated Home, Near Citadel/Hampton Park – About $193.00

Airbnb Charleston Licensed Renovated Home
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Once you enter this amazing Airbnb Charleston home you will immediately feel cozy, safe and relaxed. Recently renovated, this vacation rental offers 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms to 4 guests that are looking for a comfortable home away from home. Take a short walk and you will find yourself at the Citadel, Hampton Park, Lowndes Grove or Ashley River.

This Airbnb Charleston SC dog-friendly home will welcome your furry friends for an additional fee. Be ready to sleep like a baby on their high-quality mattresses and bedding. Also, you can prepare the most delicious meals in this fully equipped kitchen. Finally, you will have complete privacy since the guest entrance is in the back as well as a parking spot.

4 guests | 2 bedrooms | 2 beds | 2 baths

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2 BDR, 2 Bath House Close to Downtown – About $99.00

Airbnb Charleston 2 BDR 2 Bath House
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Stay in a cute West Ashley neighbourhood by booking this Airbnb Charleston downtown home. Only six miles from the city center, this 2-bedroom 2-bathroom house will be a perfect Airbnb rental in Charleston for families and friends who are travelling in groups of 4. Except for one room which is used by the host for storage, you will have complete access to the rest of the house.

Other than fully stocked bathrooms and a newly redecorated kitchen, the welcoming host also provides the guests with up to 4 parking spaces in the driveway, so you wouldn’t have to worry about your vehicle once you go to sleep.

4 guests | 2 bedrooms | 2 beds | 2 baths

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★FollyBeach!!!★Front Porch, Full Kitch, W/D★ – About $99.00

Airbnb Charleston FollyBeach
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Find your perfect vacation rental in this Airbnb Charleston SC beach house! This traditional 1,200 sq ft Charleston home is located just 10 minutes drive away from Folly Beach and Downtown Charleston. It is also in the near vicinity of Fort Sumter and Fort Johnson.

The guests will get to enjoy all the amenities that are needed on daily basis – new and clean linen and towels, 3 bedrooms where up to 7 people can sleep, 2 bathrooms, and 2 off-street parking spaces. The superhost will make your stay in this house even more remarkable. Recover your inner balance after a long day of sightseeing while having a drink on the beautiful porch.

7 guests | 3 bedrooms | 4 beds | 2 baths

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Renovated 3 Bedroom Home Right Off King Street – About $145.00

Airbnb Charleston Renovated 3 Bedroom
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Both beautiful and large, this Airbnb Charleston home can accommodate up to 12 people. A perfect location if you want to be in the very center of the city. Not only is this vacation rental ideal for tourists, business travellers, and families, but it is also a good place for bachelorette/bachelor parties or wedding parties. For groups larger than 8, feel free to contact this superhost and you will be provided with the additional mattresses, pillows, and bedding.

The whole property is at your disposal so no matter how many of your friends you bring along you will all feel extremely comfortable. Considering how close it is to downtown, the level of noise is close to none at this perfect Airbnb in Charleston.

12 guests | 3 bedrooms | 6 beds | 2.5 baths

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Cozy House Charleston – About $180.00

Airbnb Charleston Cozy House Charleston
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With 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, this comfy Airbnb Charleston home is eagerly waiting for its next guests. Like something straight out of a movie set this home will remind just how comfortable American homes can be. Easy to get to and with even easier access to I-526, this house is 25 minutes away from Folly Beach.

It boasts one living room and one dining room, this Airbnb has a Roku TV in each bedroom, as well as a fully stocked kitchen with a gas stove. The guests have access to the entire house, with the exception of one bedroom that is used by the host for personal storage. There is also a free parking space on the premises so that you won’t have to worry about your vehicle.

6 guests | 2 bedrooms | 2 beds | 1 bath

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We hope you loved our this list of Airbnb properties and it helped you find a great place to stay. Have you stayed in any of the Airbnbs on our list? Or have you found other great Airbnbs in this city that you are keen to get featured? We are always on the lookout for great experiences and amazing places to stay. Join the conversation and let us know below.

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